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neighborhood. this is happening right now with officials shutting down the mason street cage car for the morning as a precaution and sue mentioned muni is running a bus in the area. a 12" water main burst and has been turned off. you can see the result. this is the scene right now, and it looks dry and crews are trying to determine if residents will be affected and they will have to dig up the street and they have been trying to do that to fix the 12" water main. abc7 news reporter will have a live report from the scene in 30 minutes. authorities are searching in the rubble of a massive explosion and fire? kansas city. several people are missing after a dinner blast in an entertainment district flattening a restaurant.
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14 were hurt, several critically. we will have an update in 30 minutes. >> golden gate bridge officials will launch a new campaign to make sure commuters know that toll takers are eliminated. it will happen weeks from now. cornell bernard joins us live with what you need to know to be ready for the change. cornell? >> the countdown is on. in a month toll takers will be gone and all electronic tolling will be here at the golden gate bridge and starting this morning, the bridge will kickoff a series of public awareness campaigns to answer questions and clear up confusion aimed at 30 james of drivers who still pay tolls with cash. there will be hand outs and signs and information online explaining how to pay the tolls. there are three options. sign up for fast track account and get $1 discount on each toll. pay by plate, register the license plate with a bridge using a credit card and pay as you go or make a one time payment online.
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payment locations are set up at some gas stations across san francisco for tourists but if those do not work for you can do nothing, go through the toll plaza, get an invoice in the mail, you have 20 days to pay that. all electronic tolls comes to the golden gate bridge by the end of march. >> new this morning, president obama's popularity among california is above 60 percent for the first time since 2009. the numbers are from a poll showing 62 percent of registered voters approve of president obama's job performance up from 58 percent in september and a remainder, abc7 news anchor dan ashley is in washington, dc, preparing right now for the exclusive interview with president obama and will be the only bay area journalist to interview the president today at the white house with reports from washington, continuing tonight from abc7 news. you can follow him on twitter.
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>> the san mateo sheriff is trying to figure out whose remains were found if a remote area of the county. hikers made the discovery at the preserve on monday. the human bones were found two miles west of skyline boulevard, 100' off a trail. some articles of clothing found suggest the person was male. details on a body owned in a water tank on the roof of a los angeles hotel. a hotel maintenance worker found the body yesterday morning while looking into complaints of poor water pressure. los angeles police now say the body is that of a 21-year-old canadian woman who disappeared last month. she was in contact with her family each day until she vanished. she reportedly had plans to travel to santa cruz. investigators now plan on determining whether this incident is foul play or "some kind of strange accident." in antioch the family of an 8-year-old filed a claim accusing the third grade teacher
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of duct taping his mouth shot and another teacher of plays a chair offer him and sitting on it. the boy has learning disabilities and attended antioch chad my -- charter two and another student was duct taped, as well, seeking $10,000 in damages and claims fur school emmyees witnessed incident in november and failed to notify authorities as required. >> some businesses and homeowners are cleaning up the damage left by a tornado two hours north of sacramento. authorities say it touched the ground in a few spots but was light as tornadoes go with wins up to 70 miles per hour. there were a few reports of damage but no injuries. >> it happened two hours ago, robin problems returned to the "good morning america" anchor desk and well show you the moment five months in the making. >> but, first, this is
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super-sized storage issue, too many dreamliner jets and so place to store them.
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>> we are back. coming up on 6:10. the big story this morning is how much cooler it is than yesterday morning.
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13 degrees cooler in hayward and concord and six in napa and 12 in livermore and six in san jose and five at sfo. we have temperatures in san francisco and oakland at 42 and 35 in san jose, and near freezing if not sub-freezing inland neighborhoods and headed into the afternoon, check out these temperatures, in the mid-50's along the coast and upper 50's to near 60 with mostly sunny sky. sue? >> we have an update on the accident in san jose, c.h.p. giving a new location northbound 280 the on-ramp to southbound 87, left lane is blocked, injuries involved and they requested two flatbed tow trucks, so both cars injured enough they cannot drive out. it could take time. the alternate is 101 or highway 85 to 17. another injury accident in oakland north 880 blocking the detroit lane and the toll plaza metering lights have just been turned on. kristen and eric? >> boeing is facing a new
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problem related to the grounding of the boeing 787 dreamliner, running out of packing. boeing is rolling new boeing 787 dreamliner off the production line while the investigation into battery problems continues. as a result, boeing is senate delivering the new jets to airlines so dream linears are parked in washington at a facility. sources say space is running out and some jets could now be headed if storage in southern california and arizona. >> too hot to handle? what putting the safety of hand sanitizers into question. >> but, first, this photo tells the story, robin roberts runs to "good morning america" and we will show you the
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>> fremont, palo alto, north bay, all the bay area, this is abc7 news. >> look at these temperatures in saratoga and palo alto, 33 degrees. frost is forming. 31 in pleasanton, and 28 in american canyon and 32 in petaluma and upper 30's to low 40's for the rest of the bay area. by lunch, low-to-mid 50's. temperatures in the mid-to-upper 50's this afternoon. tomorrow and friday a warming trend and in the throw mid-60's away from the coast and in the 50's and a small chance of a shower on saturday. i am sorry i put it in there. eric? >> new this morning, we are not sorry to hear abc7's robin problems is become at "good morning america" five months
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after undergoing a bone marrow transplant. now, live to times square in new york city with the joyful return five months in the making. >> the celebration has already started here in times square and here is a look for you. >> it is robin the i have been waiting 174 days to say this good morning, america. >> faith, family and friends brought me to this moment and i am so full of gratitude. >> long-awaited moment since the "good morning america" anchor shared her diagnosis on air in june. >> it is something that is called mds, myloplastic sin--
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syndrome. >> she took medical leave in august to undergo a bone marrow transplant. >> my big sister is voterally -- virtually perfect match and she will be my donor. >> doctors say the disease was likely brought on by chemo for breast cancer in 2007. >> i have no regret. no regret whatever. that treatment saved my life. living with no regrets unusualing thousands to register as bone marrow donors spreading the message. >> my mom said make your life your message. >> inspiring so many including the "good morning america" family. >> she taught us not to live in fear and dealt with the ultimate fear with such grates and -- such grace and strength. >> strong, healthy robin roberts back in the anchor chair, back
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where she belongs. >> a lot of smiles and cheers and excitement. wait until you hear the celebrity messages. >> what is robin doing right now? >> they brought in a huge amazing cake for her so she is getting ared to cut the cake and she is spending quality time with her abc family, she says she has missed them all so much. >> thank you from times square. you and catch the return on "good morning america" at 7:00 a.m. right after the abc7 morning news. >> friends, family and faith. she has inspired so many. dawn of a new day. >> it is now 6:17. we are waiting for when it will warm up.
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>> mike? >> here is a look at live doppler 7 hd, put the umbrellas away. grab the heavy coats and the sunglasses. you will need those. we have dry clear scion live doppler 7 hd. the lights have stopped suddenly. they are going with a straight pat end, it is getting too bright but they are fantastic. now, at look at temperatures, we are still in the low-to-mid 40's around san francisco and oakland and novato at 39 and santa cruz and livermore around 33 and this is from mount tamalpais this morning, breezy on top with snow on mount tamalpais yesterday and temperature right now is 30 and napa is 28 and we are flirting with profit and fairfield and concord and los gatos around 32 to 34 and through today it will be mostly sunny.
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a few clouds will develop this afternoon. a little bit of moisture in the ground that will create the clouds. it will be milder today from 8 to 13 degrees warmer. clear and forecast tonight and a slow warming trend starts today and you will notice it more tomorrow and friday. the low is to the south and the grapevine is open and to the sierra you can see the high pressure coming in, the same high pressure that will bring us sunshine and colder than average temperatures this afternoon. we will top out around 60 at san jose and everyone else in the santa clara valley in the upper 50's with 60 at redwood city and 55 at millbrae and everyone else in the upper 50's and headed north we have temperatures mostly around 60 to 61. east bay sure, san leandro 60, and everyone else in the upper 50's and veteran in san ramon
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for the cool spot, and frost tonight again inland, and upper 30's to low 40's around the bay shore and to the coast. the seven-day outlook is a couple of degrees warmer tomorrow and friday and a slight chance of a stray shower on saturday, don't change your plans and more sunshine and warmer weather for sunday, monday, and tuesday. >> injury accident in oak, northbound 880, and an exclusive traffic app, the accident right here major accident reported and very heavy traffic now backing up you did see, it is very heavy there, backing up toward foothill to fruitvale and you can download this free app to navigate the commute at apple app and google play. san jose the early accident is cleared out of the lanes to the shoulder so traffic is getting by with little delay.
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here is 280, beyond 17 overcrossing, light conditions through san jose, and a pretty skylightening up there, as well. >> now 6:20. a major announcement children across the country will be awaiting today involving what they will probably want if christmas this year. >> but, first, hand tan tieser hazard, a young girl who used the product literally catches on fire. >> today our show is all about medical mistakes that happen more often than you may realize, with a life saving medical checklist to keep you and your checklist to keep you and your kids [ mom ] 3 days into school break and they're already bored. hmm, we need a new game. ♪ that'll save t ♪ so will bounty select-a-size. it's the smaller powerful sheet. the only one with trap + lock technology.
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>> it is dry. in walnut creek it is dry. clear sky this morning. the big story is check out how much warmer compared to yesterday with record cold highs yesterday. not today, eight degree warmer in fremont and oakland, san jose and concord and santa rosa, ten to 13 degrees warmer. to southern california, that is where the high mountain snow is in the veal but it will taper and 63 in los angeles and clouds over tahoe and 39 degrees. safe travels. >> this is alarming because people are using hand sanitizers during the flu season.
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authorities in oregon are trying to figure how a girl caught fire after using hand sanitizer. the 11-year-old girl is involving from third-degree burns. she was in portland hospital when it happened painting in her room. moments later she ran into the hallway screaming with her t-shirt on fire. the girl is a cancer survivor and was in the hospital for an unrelated injury. doctors say they are waiting for the fire marshal to finish the investigation but static electricity from her hospital bed sheet could have been the trigger. >> we are nine hours away from a highly anticipated announcement from sony expected to unveil new play station 4 gaming console this afternoon that will be a hot holiday item. six years have passed since they launched play station three, and analysts say this will have to focus on mobile and social networking. they will announce at 3:00 our
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time. >> remember gray poupon mustard, remember that? >> do you have any gray poupon? >> but of course, the 16-year-old ad mocked the stuffy image of mustard and now will have an action movie ending complete with bomb blasts and fight scenes and create says this -- and kraft says this relies on footage that was lost from the original. and we have oscars footages starting at 2:00 p.m. on sunday with red carpet live and the big show at 5:30 and after that, we have a re-cap of the biggest moments and your pass to the after parties. jimmy kimmel oscar special at 10:00 and then abc7 news at 11
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next. >> since the gray poupon ad, i would say it looks good. >> game over for internet cafes in the east bay. what they are told they cannot offer customers. >> but, first, a high-end kansas cityshipping center -- kansas city shopping center erupts in films. >> a cable car line was flooded and the cable car will not be moving through. what happ
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>> live from the kgo-tv broadcast center this is abc7 news. >> it is 6:29 on wednesday. what a lovely shot of the bay
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from our camera to start the day. got to love it. >> great shot. >> looks windy at the higher elevations. it is gorgeous. it is clear. it is cold. >> what a view, though. now, mike has the weather. >> i could look up at the snow yesterday from my house and i enjoyed it. good morning, everyone, it is cold. the cold air has been sinking from the higher elevations to our valleys but it has been a dry air so no need to worry about wet weather. now, the temperatures around the bay. we will hang around the 40's from now through 7:00 and up to the mid 50's by noon with a stray cloud or two. inland valleys, we are in the 20's to low 30's. there is forecast out there. if the car is like mine you got rain and it froze and there were big drops of water.
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we will be sunny and thawing by monday and 55 and 58 at 4:00, and in the mid-50's by 7:00, so a quick cooling and the coast low-to-mid 40's and we will hang out in the low 50's with a slight breeze but a lot of sunshine this afternoon. energy the change. sue? >> we go back to oakland and an injury accident north 880 in the clearing staging and you can see traffic is bumper to bumper from before fruitvale northbound. you can see heavy traffic in the northbound direction in the clearing stages. san jose north 280, that has been cleared and traffic is getting by with minor delay and a look at the bay bridge toll plaza metering lights are on and it is a nice drive but it is sluggish. >> 6:31 and breaking news we
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brought you at 4:30. san francisco public westerns crowes are cloning up the mess from the north beach neighborhood after an overnight water main break. amy joins unconscious live with the impact. >> crews are preparing to check the traffic of the cable car. look at it. the water is gone. you can see the track runs through here at mason and they want to know if debris fell through the cracks on to their track and caused damage. they will check on that in the hour. look at this video overnight. a big flood of water as the main broke at mason, a little bit after 2:00 this morning. the plan is to bus people through this area rather than taking them through on the cable car. no cars are coming through on mason but they will have a bus until they determine if the track is okay. while they check the track the water department has a fix on
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its hands and crews will be here for the day. >> most of the day, i would say, we will wait for usa and we can start trying to locate the main break. when we find that, we can excavate. then repair it. we need to see how bad the break is to begin with. >> when this first happened two blocks of homes were without water and the supervisor here on scene tells me he believes he has the water back on for everyone. unless there is a home or two on the line that he is unaware of, and if people wake up and head to the shower, he figures he will hear pretty soon if they don't have water but he things water is back for everyone. the impact will be felt out here on the street, this is a dense area in north beach, very crowded and they have heavy equipment to get in here. it is best to avoid the area if you can, today.
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>> happening now in daly city, arson investigators are on the scene of a fire near 91st street that started in front of the apartment when someone set a couch on fire. 50 people had to evacuate. one unit was damaged. the four break out before 3:00 this morning. >> there is a search for possible victims resuming in kansas city a day after a huge blast levels a shopping center into rubble. this is a well-known landmark in kansas city and katie marzullo is monitoring the search and joins us live. >> officials in kansas city, missouri, say one person is still missing, a female employees, a second person who was missing has been found. at least 14 people were hurt in the blast that led to this massive inferno last night. the fire chief says three of the
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injured are in critical condition and the lesser injuries include cuts and broken bones and burns. career -- they dealing with 3' to 4' of debris. >> we believe the dogs can find people at that level. they have not indicated they have found anyone and it is extremely lard -- hard to dig down that hard. we will bring if the heavy equipment in the morning. >> people in the area say the blast felt like an earthquake and knocked out windows half a block away and felt a mile away with debris blown 100' in the air. the cause is being investigated. missouri gas energy says there is evidence a construction crew may have hit a gas line but the mayor says it is too early to confirm that.
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>> happening now, dozens of customers in san rafael still don't have power after a major out aim last night. at the height, 20,000 people in san rafael lost power around 6:00 p.m. after a car crashed in a power pole and sever a main line. it is estimated the remaining 66 customers have power restored by 7:30 this morning, an hour from now. right now there are two other unrelated outages in the east bay, two outages in bay point, affecting 351 customers and san francisco has 148 people without power because of two outages there. no word when power in those cases will be restored. >> in the forth bay a health alert after a high school student was hospitalized with meningitis. officials say the 17-year-old went to the hospital over the weekend with highly contagious disease and is in serious condition but is improving. according to the newspaper the school sent a warning to parents
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yesterday. family and friends who have come in contact with the boy are now taking antibiotics. if untreats meningitis is deadly 50 percent of the time. ought c.h.p. is investigating a crash that killed a woman who was reportedly walking around looking for her dog. according to the santa rosa press democrat a 45-year-old was hit on west avenue last night. after she was hit the first time a second car hit her. both drivers are cooperating. witnesses say the cars seemed to be driving normal speeds and did nut have enough time to stop. >> now, blade runner, oscar pistorius, runs to court and what police found in his bedroom and another explanation from the olympian. >> but, the late night decision from an east bay city council on whether cafes that allow customers to play for cash can
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stay open.
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>> we are back. check out 24-hour temperature change, we are double digits cooler in hayward, concord, livermore, and napa and nine degrees cooler in oakland and five at sfo and nine on the peninsula and six in san jose. 35 in san jose. we are around 40 in fremont and 42 in san francisco. freezing temperatures inland. by the afternoon, mostly sunny, and upper 50's to low 60's and over the next three days we will see a warming trend with temperatures in the mid-to-upper 50's and let to mid-60's for the rest of us. >> we are giving you an update to oakland northbound 880 at oak, and this is the ways app just getting an update with a
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red line extending into san leandro making your way northbound on 880 and this is a nice shot to show you bumper to bumper traffic headed northbound. elsewhere, we will look at the drive times, under 25 minutes for the 880 drive northbound, highway 4 bunching up from antioch and backup at the bay bridge toll plaza with a stall westbound right lane at the off-ramp. game over for intent cafes where you can gamble online for cash voting in favor of an emergency 45 day moratorium on new cafes in the city. the cafes sell internet time and offer access to games offering cash prizes. right now the city has two of the coffees and new ones are blocked until they can revise the zoning regulations. hayward issued a cease and desist order to close the club.
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>> we are 15 minutes away from robin roberts' west coast "good morning america" return and she has an interview scoop she scored and when you can see it. >> trading is underway on wall street. here is a look at the big board, the dow is down eight points but over the 14,000 mark. we will go live to jane king at the new york stock exchange. >> but, first, blaze -- blade runner back in court, and
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>> novato, oak, sunnyvale and all the bay area this is abc7 news. >> this is a live look at 280, 17 in the south bay clear, and sun coming over the hills.
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it will warm the cold air mass to eight to 13 degrees warmer than yesterday and san jose go from 50 to 60 from yesterday to today. from the grapevine, it is closed. the snow is moving through right but this afternoon the snow will be over and the grapevine will be open if you are traveling by car. 63 in los angeles and 56 in san diego. at home, a foot and some areas more in tahoe but not today mostly sunny and a few clouds at 39. safe travels today. >> new this morning, south africa police have testified they think "blade runner" oscar pistorius is a flight risk and should not be granted bail. it is reported that bail hearing finished for today and will resume tomorrow. police say while serving his bedroom they found testosterone, kneeleds and .38 caliber ammunition in a safe. on objection' attorney says the
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testosterone is an herbal remedy and the star says he thought he was firing at an intruder. >> and now a livermore woman who became known as "hummer mom." she is in jail if violating parole days after being released from prison. the 44-year-old finished serving a two-year and nine month jail sentence a few weeks ago for having sex with two, 14-year-old boys. agents found porn in her home, parole violation. now, livermore police are investigating whether she was behind a case of cyberbullying on facebook and twitter. threats were made against a victim by her children. >> he is scared. nervous. he is afraid. he doesn't know what is real or not and are people talking or do i really need to be worried. >> she is now awaiting a hearing that could mean up to 90 more
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days in custody. >> new this morning, the day "good morning america" fans have been waiting for, robin roberts is now become on the show after being away for five months. >> i have been waiting 174 days to say this: good morning, america! >> a strong and healthy robin runs to the anchor share after battling a rare blood disorder which was likely brought on by chemotherapy for breast cancer in 2007. >> faith, family and friends have brought me to this moment and i am so full of gratitude. >> she wasted in time getting back in action and will interview michelle obama in the first ever morning show interview to air next tuesday. you can catch robin roberts' return this morning on "good morning america" at 7:00 a.m. in 13 minutes right after the abc7 morning news.
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>> bay area automaker is coming out with quarterly earnings report, the first one since "new york times" reporter came a less than flattering review of the electric carmaker model s sedan two weeks ago. investors will look how many sedans were delivered in the 4th quarter and how many put down $5,000 to remember a new one. in november, they said they planned to deliver up to 3,000 much the model s sedans in the 4th quarter after delivering only 250 cars the quarter before. >> apple shows no company is safe from a hack attack. >> google stock burst through a big milestone. jane king has that and more. >> it crept up on us. we looked at gag yesterday and i will have that in a second but apple says we were hacked, too, apple joins facebook saying they were the latest technical company to be hit by a
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sophisticated criminal cyber gang of hackers. likely from eastern europe. also hit is twitter saying the thieves are looking for company secrets. shares on apple are down after financial times reported that the chinese company that makes the products have implement add firing freeze. speaking of facebook, zuckerberg is bullish own his company adding 100 million shares to the portfolio and has no plans to sell the stock until sent. now, the markets so far this morning, quiet with 135 points away from the all-time high reaped in the dow. we got confirmation, though, of office depot bying office max here today so we talked about that yesterday. the company is making that deal this morning. the silicon valley index shows a little bit lower. now, google shares yesterday
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topping $800 for the first time, ever, with renewed confidence in the company and ability to reap higher profits. e-bay has a redesign of the home page the most significant change in history taking searchers and converted to interest showing visual images that looks like pin twist displays. it first rolled out in october and now is out there for all. >> and now, how warm will be temperatures get later? >> you need the layers this morning and then you peel them off. live doppler 7 hd shows it is clear. the air is dry. it is cold. winter is back. a lot of frost inland neighborhoods, this morning, with the rain drops on my car
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freezing and that was fund to scrape off. here we are at 6:50 and downtown san francisco the ferry building shows no movement in the flags. 43 in san francisco. 42 in oakland. the airport in show it is 40. outlying areas are in the low-to-mid 30's, though, so it is cold. novato is 41. santa cruz and livermore flirting with forecast at 33. from mount tamalpais you can see the sun coming up over the east bay hills. it will warm the freezing temperatures. santa rosa 30 and napa 28 and fairfield 34 and concord and los gatos at 33 and gilroy at 31. we have a few passing clouds that we call sunny and mild irat eight to 13 degrees warmer. clear tonight and frost is possible inland and slow warming trend today, tomorrow, hanging around on friday afternoon ago while you were sleeping the low pulled away.
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it dragged in the cool and sinking air taking away the cloud cover and keeping the temperatures below average today. we will start down in the santa clara valley with 60 a warmer spot. mid-to-upper 50's along the coast into downtown and south san francisco. in the north bay we will have upper 50's to low 60's. in the east bay shore, 60 at san leandro. upper 50's to near 60 in east bay. tonight, you can see the frost inland, mainly upper 30's to low 40's around the bay and to the coast. seven-day outlook shows you need sunglasses tomorrow and friday with more clouds saturday and sprinkles is all we will get. do not cancel the plans. when the storm passes sunday, mop, tuesday, the temperatures are close to average mid-to-upper 50's at the coast and low do mid 50's for the rest of us. >> grip vine -- grapevine over
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i-5 is closed. in oakland, injury accident at north 880 but it is in the clearing stages and traffic is backed to the colisieum. heavy traffic northbound from the abc7 traffic. it is a free app you can download at apple app and google play yap. bart is on time and muni has a shuttle in place and there is no other mass transit issue. >> ahead, five things to know before you go. >> the morning news
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>> as we are ready to happened things off to america mechanic -- water department crews in san francisco have to dig up a north beach street to mix a 12" water main break. the neighborhood flooded early
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this morning and officials have shut down a cable car line today while they check for damage. >> parents at petaluma are on alert this morning after a student came down with meningitis. the 17-year-old senior is in serious condition but improving. the school sent out warning notices to parents. >> golden gate bridge officials are launching a new campaign to make sure commuters are aware that the toll takers are going away. almost a third of all drivers are still using cash. this month they began testing all electronic toll system that replaces human toll takers. >> attention giants fans, those would drive to the stadium, parking meter rates are going up around at&t parks with rates increasing to $7 an hour and march 4, meter hours are extended until 10:00 at night, all week, except sundays. on nonevent days they go up a quarter an hour. >> president obama's popularity
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is over 60 percent for the first time since 2009 with 62 percent approving of his approval. and he is speaking, the president, speaking with dan ashley and it will air tonight on abc7 and he is tweeting from washington, dc, as well. >> he just tweet add picture he is now in the white house, with pictures, so you want to follow him. any, the weather forecast. >> cold temperatures, how to dress this morning upper 20's to low 30's. livermore dropped to 31 degrees. in the mid-30's to low 40's around the bay shore. that is where we. hang out the next hour. as we head into the afternoon hours we have mostly sunny conditions and 54 at the coast and 60 around the bay and inland and this evening you need a heavy coat and we will cool back into the low-to-mid 40's have a
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great day. >> we have a live shot of the grapevine in southern california where it is shut down with a sig-alert due to snow and ice and you can see the big puffy clouds with traffic diverting off of i-five so if you are traveling you hey want to pass the word along. closer to home, this traffic is backed up to the colisieum, north 880 due to an accident at oak street so take 580 and the accident in san jose we have another accident at 280 at 87, the second one this morning. >> the only news continues in 25 minutes with news, weather, and traffic during "good morning america" and someone important is coming back. >> a special "good morning america" with robin roberts returning. me, sir i'm gonna have to ask you to
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hi. it's robin. i've been waiting 174 days to say this. good morning, america. breaking news overnight -- a fire hits a downtown shopping center in kansas city at happy hour. >> it hits you like a shockwave. >> more than a dozen injured. firedogs still searching for the missing. we're live on the scene. and breaking right now, police reveal their case against olympic hero, oscar pistorius. their dramatic claims about how
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he shot his model girlfriend after nonstop arguing in the middle of the night. testosterone and needles found in his bedroom, they say. ♪ it's the song that made kelly clarkson a superstar. but did she even want to sing it in the first place? her bitter war of words with clive davis, saying she refused to be bullied behind closed doors. ♪ i'm on top of the world i'm on top of the world ♪ and hello, robin. the froggy slippers are off and she's back in times square. exactly five months from the day from her bone marrow transplant. her doctors, giving her the thumbs-up. she's been getting back into fighting shape. all on team robin here and across the country, with a big welcome, right now. >> welcome back, girlfriend. >> welcome back, robin. >> robin is back, only on "gma." ♪ i'm on top of the world